RALEIGH, NC - FEBRUARY 01: NASCAR driver Joey Logano sounds the Hurricane warning siren prior to an NHL game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Boston Bruins on February 1, 2011 at RBC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty Images)
I spent a long summer thinking about that playoff series and what could have been. [The Blackhawks] ended up being the Stanley Cup champions, so we know we lost to a very good team. It's tough to know how close we were, and it motivates us for this year.
— Nashville captain Shea Weber in an interview with the Predators website